In this Random Nun Clip, Sister Rita describes her students’ reactions after visiting asylum seekers in an Australian detention center. Hear the full In Good Faith episode IGF038 at aNunsLife.org. Sister Maxine with guest Sister Rita Malavisi, RSJ.
Sister Rita Malavisi, RSJ, is a Sister of St. Joseph of the Sacred Heart, from Melbourne, Australia. Sister Rita has served at the Asylum Seeker Resource Center in Melbourne for 17 years. The center has helped thousands of people who left their home countries because of serious harm or extreme danger due to political differences, religion, race, or nationality. Sister Rita also has been involved in Catholic education in Australia. Currently, she is studying at the Institute of Religious Formation Program, based at Catholic Theological Union in Chicago, Illinois.